Fans cheers at a concert by South Korean rapper Psy at the Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, on May 27, 2022. Photo: AFP
Fans cheers at a concert by South Korean rapper Psy at the Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, on May 27, 2022. Photo: AFP
Tamar Herman
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Opinion

Tamar Herman

K-pop fans up in arms over Stray Kids article – we’re not all ‘teens and tweens’ and it’s time for this lazy stereotyping to stop

  • K-pop fans were rightly angry after a recent Stray Kids’ interview in Billboard magazine saw the group’s fans labelled as ‘teens and tweens’
  • K-pop is a multibillion-dollar industry that would not be so lucrative without the spending power of significant numbers of adult fans

Fans cheers at a concert by South Korean rapper Psy at the Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, on May 27, 2022. Photo: AFP
Fans cheers at a concert by South Korean rapper Psy at the Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, on May 27, 2022. Photo: AFP
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